Kansas City in the Jazz Age & Great Depression

First Football Game on Wyandotte Field

Description: 

Photograph showing the first football game, between Wyandotte High School and Omaha Technical High School, on Wyandotte Field located at Washington Boulevard and Minnesota Avenue, in Kansas City, Kansas. Wyandotte High School, then located in downtown KCK, used the facilities, and later relocated to the site after the completion of its new building in 1937. The Westheight Golf Clubhouse is visible in the upper righthand corner.

Object Type: 
Date: 
October 25th 1929
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Modern Location: 
Kansas City, KS
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Point of view: 
39.11218, -94.65225
Rights Statement: 
Publication, commercial use, or reproduction of this image or the accompanying data requires prior written permission from the Kansas Historical Society. Use of this image also requires that credit be given to the Kansas Historical Society.
Call or Box Number, Collection Title: 
FK2.W7 K.65 A.1929 *1
Digital Object Identifier: 
KHS-447296-0001
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